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Escape from the Planet of the Apes is a G rated movie that hit the theater back in 1971. The movie starred Kim Hunter, Roddy McDowell, Sal Mineo, Ricardo Montalban, William Windom, Bradford Dillman, and Natalie Trundy. The movie plot revolves around two very intelligent apes who are able to converse in English with the human population on Earth.

The story begins as the two intelligent ape creatures arrive in present day America aboard a space ship. They have managed to travel back in time to the present day, after their world was destroyed. Humanity is shocked at their sudden appearance.

Scientists discover that the apes are able to talk. Soon, they become the talk of the town and the world. They are treated like celebrities. However, certain people rationalize that they are a danger to humanity and should be destroyed. The film follows the apes' shocking journey to the present and their shocking treatment by humanity.

Escape from the Planet of the Apes is an Action, Science Fiction movie that was released in 1971 and has a run time of 1 hr 38 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3 and a MetaScore of 69.

Escape from the Planet of the Apes is available to watch and stream, download, buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Hulu, Apple TV+, The Roku Channel, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube VOD online. Some platforms allow you to rent Escape from the Planet of the Apes for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

| 1971 | 1 hr 38 min | 6.3/10 | 69/100
Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Bradford Dillman, Natalie Trundy
APJAC Productions
Don Taylor

Also starring Kim Hunter